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File #: Int 1791-2019    Version: * Name: Reporting of crime and arrests in facilities under the jurisdiction of the department of correction.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Criminal Justice
On agenda: 10/30/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the reporting of crime and arrests in facilities under the jurisdiction of the department of correction
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require the Police Department to separately report crime complaints and arrests that occur in facilities under the jurisdiction of the Department of Correction so that they are not reported as occurring within any police precinct or borough.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1791, 2. Int. No. 1791, 3. October 30, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-30-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 30, 2019

Int. No. 1791

By Council Member Salamanca

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the reporting of crime and arrests in facilities under the jurisdiction of the department of correction

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. Chapter one of title 14 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 14-182 to read as follows:

§14-182 Reporting of department of correction crime data. a. Definitions. As used in this section, “crime data” means any data or statistics regarding crime complaints or arrests that are made publicly available by the department, including the data and reports required pursuant to subdivisions a and b of section 14-150 and any additional reports of crime complaints or arrests provided on the department’s website.

b. For the purposes of all crime data, crime complaints and arrests occurring in facilities under the jurisdiction of the department of correction shall be reported separately and shall not be reported as occurring within any borough or police precinct. 

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

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10/16/19